Glan is a first class municipality in the province of Sarangani, Philippines. According to 2010 census, it has a population of 106,518 people.
Glan is located on the west by Sarangani Bay, on the north by Davao del Sur, and on the south by the Celebes Sea. It is largely based on agriculture with a high level production of copra. Aquaculture is the second biggest income earner, notably milkfish and shrimps culture. Other agricultural products are coconuts, maize, sugarcane, bananas, pineapples, mangoes, pork, eggs, beef, and fish.
The economy has accelerated in the past decade driven by advances in global communication technology and the finishing of a modern highway that tremendously improved trade and transport. It has also benefited from its political role as the seat of the provincial government.
As of 2010, it has a total voting population of 56,881 voters.
Glan is politically subdivided into 31 barangays.
- Big Margus
- E. Alegado
- Glan Padidu
- New Aklan
- Rio Del Pilar
- San Jose
- San Vicente
- Small Margus
|Population census of Glan
|Source: National Statistics Office
Philippine Information Agency
Thu, 21 Apr 2016 08:56:15 -0700
... affected by El Niño were provided emergency employment through TUPAD in coordination with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority, National Irrigation Administration, and Tapon-Padidu Barangay Council in Glan, Sarangani Province.
Sat, 04 Oct 2014 07:15:00 -0700
World-ranked Filipino Jether "The General" Oliva scaled-in at 111 lbs while his experienced opponent Jemmy "Boom Boom" Gobel of Indonesia made 113 lbs ahead of their battle for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Asia Pacific 112 lbs title @ Glan ...
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 19:17:03 -0800
Jinkee Pacquiao's twin sister Janet gets married. Published 2016-02-11 11:16:52 | Updated 2016-02-11 18:20:57. Janet Jamora, the twin sister of Jinkee Pacquiao, got married to Steve “Tibo” Jumalon yesterday in Isla Jardin, Glan Sarangani Province.
Thu, 17 Dec 2015 21:01:56 -0800
Manny returned to Barangay Tango in Glan, Sarangani, the Filipino village where he grew up, to offer free housing to the impoverished people who currently reside there. The project will benefit an estimated 94 families and cost the pugilist over $2 ...
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 04:11:15 -0800
Jinkee Pacquiao's twin sister Janet Jamora got her own happy ever after with her now-husband Steve "Tibo" Jumalon. The couple on Thursday married on a beach in Glan, Sarangani. The special event was attended by Jinkee, her children, and other family ...
Tue, 13 Oct 2015 00:38:35 -0700
Rep. Pacquiao earlier said Roel is qualified to run in Sarangani Province since he was born there. Before moving to this city years ago, the Pacquiao family resided in Barangay Tango in Glan, Sarangani. City Councilor Franklin Gacal Jr., a PCM stalwart ...
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 23:48:35 -0700
The Pacquiaos were residents of Tango in Glan, Sarangani, before they transferred residence to General Santos City. Roel Pacquiao ran but lost to Representative Pedro Acharon Jr for the 1st congressional district of South Cotabato in the May 2010 election.
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 06:41:15 -0700
The event took place last Monday at the Municipal Hall of Glan, Sarangani as the governments of the Philippines and Indonesia, with the support of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), continue efforts to assist people who are at ...
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